Ascent to Joffre Peak-N50.34093 W122.44562 on 2015-04-07
|Others in Party:||Serguei Okountsev -- Trip Report or GPS Track|
----Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Tuesday, April 7, 2015|
|Ascent Type:||Unsuccessful - Turned Back|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
|Point Reached:||Joffre Peak - N50.34093 W122.44562|
| Location:||Canada-British Columbia|
| Elevation:||8891 ft / 2709 m|
| Remaining Elevation:||36 ft / 11 m (0% left to go)|
Joffre Peak - Aussie couloir route (2015-04-07). Photo by Weiwei Yin.
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|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||8891 ft / 2709 m|
| Quality:||5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Snow on Ground, Snow Climb, Glacier Climb|
| Gear Used:||Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope, Ski Poles, Snowshoes, Hut Camp|
| Nights Spent:||2 nights away from roads|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
Too warm: a cornice collapsed next to us, got caught in a small avalanche on return.
| Gain on way in:||8891 ft / 2709 m|
| Start Trailhead:||0 ft / 0 m|
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